Om Malik, on a list of top U.S. “startups” that includes Uber, Airbnb, Pinterest, and Palantir:
So can we stop calling them startups — and instead maybe call
hem VC-backed private companies — otherwise the label startup
loses its meaning.
Companies that have emerged from the Y Combinator accelerator program are some of the most buzzed-about startups in Silicon Valley, with truly standout products. Wired called it “a bootcamp for startups” and graduates include Airbnb...
Earlier this month, we learned that the average employee at 10 legendary "Unicorn startups" is valued at somewhere around $8 million. These startups include Uber, Airbnb, Snapchat, Palantir, SpaceX, Pinterest, Dropbox, Wework, Thera...
Uber’s latest funding brings the company into the stratosphere of private company valuations. At $40 billion, Uber is believed to be four times more valuable than Airbnb, Snapchat, Palantir or Dropbox. Its…
The SEC should allow more investors to buy stakes in closely held startups such as Uber, Airbnb and Lyft, the agency’s chairman said.